United Kingdom

What we offer

Common Purpose UK runs leadership development programmes that inspire and equip people to work together across boundaries. This enables them to solve complex problems in organizations and society.

Upcoming programmes in the UK

Programme Start date Audience
Northern Ireland Navigator 2017 12 Oct 2017 Emerging
Yorkshire Meridian November 2017 29 Nov 2017 Senior
The streetwise mba: London November 2017 14 Nov 2017 Emerging
The streetwise mba: Manchester December 2017 05 Dec 2017 Emerging
Midlands Meridian February 2018 07 Feb 2018 Senior
Lancashire Meridian February 2018 22 Feb 2018 Senior
Edinburgh and Glasgow Meridian February 2018 22 Feb 2018 Senior
Manchester City Region Meridian February 2018 22 Feb 2018 Senior
North East Meridian March 2018 07 March 2018 Senior
Northern Ireland Meridian March 2018 8 March 2018 Senior
West of England Meridian March 2018 14 March 2018 Senior
Yorkshire Meridian May 2018 01 May 2018 Senior
The streetwise mba: July 2018 2 July 2018 Emerging Contact us
Manchester City Region Meridian September 2018 20 Sept 2018 Senior

Programmes for senior leaders

Meridian

Meridian is a flexible experiential leadership programme for senior leaders across the UK.

Meridian is designed for experienced senior leaders who want to improve their ability to lead in any situation. Meridian deals with real-life leadership issues and insights, and is neither classroom nor lecture based.

Upcoming programmes

Programme Start date Audience
Yorkshire Meridian November 2017 29 Nov 2017 Senior
Midlands Meridian February 2018 07 Feb 2018 Senior
North East Meridian February 2018 21 Feb 2018 Senior
Edinburgh and Glasgow Meridian February 2018 22 Feb 2018 Senior
Lancashire Meridian February 2018 22 Feb 2018 Senior
Manchester City Region Meridian February 2018 22 Feb 2018 Senior
Northern Ireland Meridian March 2018 08 March 2018 Senior
West of England Meridian March 2018 14 March 2018 Senior
Yorkshire Meridian May 2018 01 May 2018 Senior
Manchester City Region Meridian September 2018 20 September 2018 Senior

Programmes for emerging leaders

Common Purpose Navigator

Common Purpose Navigator is a modular leadership development programme for emerging leaders. It is designed for individuals who want to improve their ability to work with different people, in new ways, to solve complex problems and increase their Cultural Intelligence.

Common Purpose Navigator uses the city or region as a classroom, taking leaders behind the scenes and immersing them in real-life challenges faced by leaders from a wide range of sectors. This experiential programme helps leaders explore change and innovation, allowing them to develop better problem-solving skills and the ability to work in diverse groups.

Upcoming programmes

Programme Start date Audience
Northern Ireland Navigator 2017 12 Oct 2017 Emerging

The streetwise mba®

The streetwise mba is programme for leaders who want to be more inclusive: to lead diverse teams, serve diverse customers and work with diverse stakeholders.

This programme is for high-potential leaders who are either based in or have been posted to London and Manchester, developing inclusive, agile leaders with the CQ to work more effectively with diverse colleagues, customers and stakeholders.

 

Upcoming programmes

Programme Start date Audience
The streetwise mba: London November 2017 14 Nov 2017 Emerging
The streetwise mba: Manchester December 2017 5 Dec 2017 Emerging
The streetwise mba: Birmingham July 2018 2 July 2018 Emerging Contact us

University students 

Frontrunner and study abroad experiences

Common Purpose student programmes develop students’ leadership skills, employability, confidence and networks. Our experiential approach gives them access to a diverse range of leaders and organizations, and enables them to develop the key competencies they need to succeed in their careers.

Our suite of programmes includes Frontrunner, Frontrunner for Disabled Students, Frontrunner for International Students and Study Abroad Experiences.

 

Customized programmes

Other programmes

Common Purpose delivers customized leadership programmes. These programmes are designed to meet the needs of organizations, partnerships or consortia.

Each of these programmes is tailored to a specific need and to a specific brief from the commissioning organisation. They can be adapted to a range of organizational structures and across the private, public and not-for-profit sector.